Cobb County Government

Register now for free financial workshop series

If you are looking to take control of your finances, free workshops will help you hone needed skills. This series is hosted by CobbWorks and presented by the Financial Planning Association of Georgia. Each attendee will receive a free planner. As a bonus, you may bring your statements and financial documents. After each workshop, volunteer certified financial planners will offer free one-on-one guidance and advice.

  • A Financial Fire Drill: Planning for Uncertainty
    9-11 a.m., Friday, Oct. 20
    With so many things you can’t control: the economy, financial markets and job security, you can control how well-prepared you are to face adversity.

  • Investing Basics: Be a Smarter Investor
    9-11 a.m., Friday, Oct. 27
    Investing is a voyage of discovery. Understand your risk tolerance, practice diversification and learn about investment approaches that work.

Registration for each workshop is required. Call 770-528-4300 or email The workshops will be held at CobbWorks Workforce Development Center, 463 Commerce Park Drive, Suite 100, Marietta.